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  1. Seattle Storm to retire Lauren Jackson's jersey - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Seattle Storm will honor three-time WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson by retiring her No. 15 jersey on July 15. The Storm announced their plans Thursday to honor Jackson.

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  2. Seattle Storm to retire Lauren Jackson's jerseyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | MySanAntonio.com

    Seattle Storm's Lauren Jackson looks for room to pass in a WNBA basketball game in this Aug. 14, 2007, file photo. The Storm will honor three-time WNBA MVP Jackson by retiring her jersey on July 15, 2016.

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  3. Seattle Storm to retire Australian legend Lauren Jackson's WNBA jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Australia Opals great Lauren Jackson is to become the first Seattle Storm WNBA player to have her jersey retired by the team. Jackson announced in late March that she was retiring from basketball after spending her entire career with Seattle, helping lead the Storm to titles in 2004 and 2010.

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  4. Storm retiring Lauren Jackson's jersey; 1st in franchise historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Swish Appeal

    For the first time in the history of the Seattle Storm as a franchise, they will be retiring a former player's uniform. Lauren Jackson will return to Seattle on July 15th for the team announced today .

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  5. New accolade for Jackson with 'best 20' selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | The Mercury

    AUSTRALIA's greatest basketball player, Lauren Jackson, was honoured again today with selection in the WNBA's [email protected] anniversary team. Jackson, who dominated the world stage for almost 20 years before her recent retirement, was the only Australian named amid "the 20 greatest and most influential players in WNBA history."

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  6. Trio of Trojan Greats Named to WNBA [email protected]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | USC Trojans

    ... Whalen. Eleven former players are also among the honorees: Cynthia Cooper, Yolanda Griffith, Becky Hammon, Lauren Jackson, Lisa Leslie, Deanna Nolan, Ticha Penicheiro, Katie Smith, Sheryl Swoopes, Tina Thompson and Teresa Weatherspoon. "Dominant. ...

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  7. All-time best: Storm's Bird, Jackson ranked among the WNBA's 20 greatest playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | HeraldNet

    Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird and former Storm center Lauren Jackson were among the 20 women named the greatest and most influential players in WNBA history. Active players on the list include Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen of Minnesota, Indiana's Tamika Catchings, Phoenix's Diana Taurasi, Chicago's Cappie Pondexter, L.A.'s Candance Parker, New York's Swin Cash and Bird.

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  8. Sue Bird named to WNBA's 20 greatest players listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Newsday

    ... for the Liberty from 1997 to 2003. Other former players honored include Cynthia Cooper, Yolanda Griffith, Lauren Jackson, Lisa Leslie, Deanna Nolan, Ticha Penicheiro, Sheryl Swoopes and Tina Thompson. Subscribe to Newsday's sports newsletter for ...

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  9. Babcock McGraw: Parker on list of WNBA's all-time greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Daily Herald

    ... selection. In 16 years, she averaged double-figures in 11 seasons and at least 5 assists in five seasons. Lauren Jackson: A two-time WNBA champion with the Seattle Storm, she ranks among the top WNBA players in games, minutes, field goals and ...

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  10. Rebuilding Sun face rebuilding StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Day

    ... consistent winners and was built around the unique talents of two of the greatest players in league history, Lauren Jackson and Sue Bird. The Storm picked Jackson first in 2001, and then won the inaugural draft lottery in 2002 and took Bird. ...

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  11. Storm offense features a balanced attack in first three gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... - where we've had a balanced attack," guard Sue Bird said. "But the difference is we had that one player (Lauren Jackson) that usually outscored everybody. In Seattle's 96-66 season-opening loss at Los Angeles , rookie forward Breanna Stewart led ...

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  12. Lauren Jackson back in basketball in team operations roleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Bay Area Christian Broncos didn't rest on their laurels, scoring early en route to a 6-4 win against district rival Katy Faith West in the Class 3A TAPPS state semifinals Tuesday at Baseball U.S.A. in Houston. With two players earning superlatives and six more making first team, Santa Fe led the charge for locals in the recently released 23-5A all-district team We can't recall a leader of public institution whose tenure generated as much simultaneous support and opposition as College of Mainland President Beth Lewis' did.

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  13. Lauren Jackson back in basketball in team operations roleRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Washington Times

    The former WNBA most valuable player with the Seattle Storm and an Australian Olympic team stalwart announced her retirement in March after knee injuries ended a 20-year career. On Wednesday, Jackson was announced as the executive and commercial operations manager for the Melbourne Boomers of the domestic WNBL.

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  14. Bye bye Birdie? Storm's Sue Bird not ready to walk away yetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    They are moving away from the time when the team was defined by the combination of Bird and Lauren Jackson , arguably the most recognizable set of teammates in the WNBA for nearly a decade, to the period where the team's next generation of No. 1 picks, Jewell Loyd last year and Breanna Stewart this year, are coming to the fore.

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  15. WNBA: Bye bye Birdie? Storm's Sue Bird not ready to walk away yetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    They are moving away from the time when the team was defined by the combination of Bird and Lauren Jackson, arguably the most recognizable set of teammates in the WNBA for nearly a decade, to the period where the team's next generation of No. 1 picks, Jewell Loyd last year and Breanna Stewart this year, are coming to the fore.

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  16. Commentary: 'Stewie' already making a name with Storm - Sun, 15 May 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... and holdover from the Storm title teams of 2004 and 2010, when she led the club along with frontcourt star Lauren Jackson. "She (Stewart) does a lot of things very well," Bird said. "Some people can do one or two things, but she's a great shooter, ...

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  17. Dave Boling: Therea s a new star in town, just call her a StewieaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Olympian

    ... and holdover from the Storm title teams of 2004 and 2010, when she led the club along with front-court star Lauren Jackson. "She (Stewart) does a lot of things very well," Bird said. "Some people can do one or two things, but she's a great shooter, ...

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  18. Therea s a new star in town, just call her a StewieaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and holdover from the Storm title teams of 2004 and 2010, when she led the club along with front-court star Lauren Jackson. "She (Stewart) does a lot of things very well," Bird said. "Some people can do one or two things, but she's a great shooter, ...

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  19. Wins on the radarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    ... are already drawing comparisons to the duo that led the franchise to WNBA championships in 2004 and 2010: Lauren Jackson and Sue Bird. While three-time MVP Jackson hadn't played for the Storm since 2012, unable to work her way back from numerous ...

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  20. Five big questions before WNBA season tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | ESPN

    ... closest thing the Storm could have gotten in regard to trying to replace the productivity and versatility of Lauren Jackson, the three-time WNBA MVP who retired this year. Obviously, Stewart can't step in and be vintage LJ right away. But being a ...

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